MBP won't shut down!!

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by BrettFarve04, Jan 4, 2009.

  1. BrettFarve04 macrumors regular

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    Milwaukee, WI
    #1
    Hey all,

    I have a "classic" macbookpro and recently when i try to go to apple, shutdown nothing happens. Same with Restart, Log off. I have to hold the power button down just to restart?!?! what's going on!!!:confused::confused:
     
  2. Erendiox macrumors 6502a

    Erendiox

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    Brooklyn NY
    #2
    Has your machine been running slow lately? Lots of freezing/beachballing? What you're describing might be a hard drive issue. If your data isn't backed up, back it up now. If you can, boot from the software install disk and run disk utility on your internal drive. See if it will verify.
     
  3. BrettFarve04 thread starter macrumors regular

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    Milwaukee, WI
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    ::::bump::::

    everytime i need to restart i have to manually hold down the pwr button....that can't be good for my computer :( :(
     

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